Kanji 貝

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Radical: (154)
Strokes: 7
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On:
バイ
bai
Kun:
かい
kai
Meaning:
shellfish
Grade: 1
JLPT: 3
In names: かい kai
Shape: idc
Elements: ,
Look alike:
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

かい
kai
shell, shellfish
貝柱
かいばしら
kaibashira
adductor muscle (of shellfish)
貝殻
かいがら
kaigara
shell

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): pae
Pinyin: bei4
Vietnam: Bối

Codepoints

Big-5: A8 A9
Decimal: 35997
Hex: 8C9D
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-19-13
Unicode UTF-16: 8C9D
Unicode UTF-8: E8 B2 9D

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 169
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 49
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 90
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 44
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 1590
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 917
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 498
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 240
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 240
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1614
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2200
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 719
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1720
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3150
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 54
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 10, page 0694): 36656
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2543
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 54
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 56
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 4486
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 5766
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 70
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